News

23-03-17 MAG asks you to help with a survey on crime involving bikes
MAG is asking bikers to respond to a request by Merseyside Police for information about illegal use of bikers for criminal activity.
 
22-03-17 Salisbury Spring Surprise Motorcycle Show confirmed for April 30th 2017
MAG has confirmed that the Salisbury Surprise Motorcycle Show WILL go ahead on 30th April, following intense negotiations with potential funders and the Local Authority.
 
17-03-17 MAG backs ‘congestion and pollution smart Severn toll proposal’
The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG), the UK’s leading voice for riders’ rights, has formally submitted its support for the Severn Bridge toll proposals in the recent consultation regarding arrangements for the future.
 
08-03-17 Last minute talks to save Salisbury Spring Surprise Bike Show
MAG is continuing crucial talks to secure funding and a ‘lighter administrative touch’ for the Salisbury Spring Surprise Motorcycle Show 2017 just weeks before the event is scheduled to happen.
 
03-03-17 Fatal distraction – IAM speaks up about killer calls
MAG has endorsed the IAM Roadsmart campaign highlighting the dangers of using a mobile phone illegally when driving a vehicle.
 
28-02-17 MAG exhibiting at Scottish Motorcycle Show
MAG reminds you that the MAG stand will be at the Scottish Motorcycle Show this March.
 
24-02-17 MAG meets Motorcycle Crime Reduction group
MAG held a joint session with the Chair of the Motorcycle Crime Reduction Group (MCRG), Kevin Howells, at MAG’s National Committee meeting on 11th February, 2017, in Warwickshire.
 
20-02-17 Success at London Motorcycle Show
Twenty-seventeen has seen the return of the MAG stand to the London Motorcycle Show, an event that takes place every February at Excel London.
 
16-02-17 Don’t ban legal riding because of hooligans
MAG is currently looking at injunctions taken out by a number of local councils in a bid to reduce anti-social behaviour undertaken on motorcycles.
 
13-02-17 MAG at the London Motorcycle Show
MAG is delighted to announce that it will be at the 2017 London Motorcycle Show. The event takes place this weekend, 17 – 19th February 2017, at Excel London.
 
10-02-17 Fields of Dreams for bikers; Booking website opens for three ‘parties with a purpose’
MAG has launched ticket sales for three iconic Yorkshire MAG motorcycle rallies. Pete Walker, who heads up the Yorkshire MAG rallies, has invited all riders in the UK and elsewhere to book their places at Into The Valley,’ ‘Farmyard’ and ‘Yorkshire Pudding’ in the North of England.
 
03-02-17 Driven to Distraction?
MAG backs tougher measures to discourage irresponsible hand-held mobile phone use whilst operating a vehicle. A survey by the National Roads Policing Intelligence (NRPI) Forum about the ban on mobile phone use while driving has enabled bikers to express their views.
 
26-01-17 MAG to feature at Northern Ireland Motorcycle Fest
MAG will be attending the 2017 N.I Motorcycle Festival from 3-5 February at The Eikon Centre, near Lisburn, where the Group will be welcoming a new generation of members and supporters of riders’ rights. It’s a special occasion as this is the first time the organisation has secured a stand at Eikon - a sign of MAG's new energy in the region.
 
23-01-17 MAG continues input to Silvertown Tunnel consultation
MAG has submitted further evidence to the inquiry into the proposed new Thames crossing – known as Silver Town Tunnel – near the Greenwich Peninsula, challenging the logic of charging motorcycles.
 
19-01-17 Highways England ‘streets ahead’ on road planning for motorcycles
MAG has attended the latest round of Highways England discussions about the future of the strategic roads network. MAG is making an active contribution to resolving some of the challenges facing powered two-wheelers on our roads.
 
12-01-17 MAG supports National Pothole Day
MAG is encouraging everyone to support National Pothole Day on Monday 16th January. You can do this by reporting potholes via our new association with StreetRepairs.co.uk.
 
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